Rector Announces Retirement in 2014
On Sunday 1st December, the Venerable David Meara, Rector of St Bride's and Archdeacon of London, announced that he will be retiring from office at the end of July 2014.
He will then be 67 years old, and will have celebrated 40 years as a priest in the Church of England. He will have been Rector of St Bride's for 14 years, and Archdeacon of London for 5 years.
He feels that after a full and varied ministry this is the right time to retire and hand over the baton to someone else.